“I watched as the Lamb opened the first of the seven seals. Then I heard one of the four living creatures say in a voice like thunder, ‘Come!’” Revelation 6:1

John wept when he thought there was no one worthy to open the scroll (5:4). If the scrolls aren’t opened, we’re stuck in a broken world without hope for the future. However, Jesus is worthy. He opens the seals and the descriptions correspond to the “beginning of birth pains” that Jesus told his disciples about (Matthew 24:4-13). God’s timetable is on track. Evil will be defeated and we have hope.

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